MARATHON TRAINING

Is It Bad To Work Out Every Day?

When you use exercise as a counter for poor nutritional choices -- like my pint of ice cream a day habit during the marathon summer - it is almost impossible to do successfully. It is super simple to consume 100 empty calories, working them off however is a completely different story.
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Want To Run A Marathon? Do THIS First

Taking on a 42 kilometer race is no small feat, and researchers say that if you're less than fit or don't train properly, you could be stressing your heart. Published in the Canadian Journal of Cardio...
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The Metaphor Of A Marathon

Running a marathon is an epic feat. It is a journey of body, mind and spirit. It is about pushing yourself farther than you ever thought possible...and then, even farther still. The community of people who participate in these incredible races are extraordinary. They are determined, encouraging and brave. Ironically, these are exactly the kind of people you want around during a crisis. The kind of people who, no matter what is on the road ahead of them, keep moving forward.

Are You Worried About Being a "Real" Runner?

we all have the capability of creating a negative internal dialogue. Of saying we are not a "real" runner, cyclist, swimmer or gym member. If we let ourselves, we will always define what is "real" as something we are not currently are capable of.